Tynemouth Surf Co was established in 1995 by surfing legend Stephen Hudson. It is now owned by his son Louis Thomas-Hudson, former captain of Team GB junior surf team. Tynemouth Surf Co was voted ‘Best Surf School in the UK for 2017 at the UK Pro Surf Tour awards. Situated on the seafront above the award winning Tynemouth ...
With an incredibly varied coastline and almost every imaginable kind of beach and reef set-up available the UK and Ireland offer a huge variety of waves to the surfer prepared to suffer cold in the winter and a regular battering from strong coastal winds. North Cornwall and Ireland offer the most consistent coastlines, although the variety of rock reef and dominant offshore winds in the North East make the most of every drop of swell. While a shallow continental shelf drains a little power from incoming systems the North Atlantic in winter is the most prolific swell generating area on the planet so with a little imagination waves can be found almost everyday outside the less consistent mid summer months.
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